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Krastev, Ivan

Ivan Krastev is a political scientist and Chair of Board of the Centre for
Liberal Strategies in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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1.  Article | 22/10/2007

The populist moment

Populist movements no longer question democracy as they did in the 1930's. In east central Europe in particular, populism has even become a by-product of democracy, says Ivan Krastev. Which challenges do Europe's democracies face? » more

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1.  Financial Times - United Kingdom | 10/04/2014

Rows with EU are Orbán's recipe for success

Hungary's ruling party Fidesz obtained very good results in last Sunday's parliamentary elections despite numerous disputes with the EU. Prime Minister Viktor Orbán has proven ... » more

2.  24 Chasa - Bulgaria | 13/07/2013

Nation state shows whistleblower the limits

Edward Snowden's audacious flight from the US authorities shows, according to the liberal daily 24 Chasa, his refusal to believe "that the world is made ... » more

3.  Der Standard - Austria | 15/02/2013

Ivan Krastev doubts more transparency will help

Demands for greater transparency are almost a knee-jerk reaction in politics nowadays, but transparency as a simple increase in the flow of information doesn't achieve ... » more

4.  Kultura - Bulgaria | 16/02/2010

Ivan Krastev on peripheral Europe

Europe has lost its influence in global politics and must get used to its new role as a peripheral power, writes political scientist Ivan Krastev ... » more

5.  Kultura - Bulgaria | 23/01/2009

The death of the serious press

Political scientist Ivan Krastev points to the devastating impact of the financial crisis on quality newspapers: "The tightening of corporate advertising budgets and the predominance ... » more

6.  Dnevnik - Bulgaria | 22/08/2007

Ivan Krastev on the EU from the Russian perspective

Ivan Krastev directs the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia and is chief editor of the Bulgarian edition of Foreign Policy. His article appeared in ... » more

7.  Le Temps - Switzerland | 23/03/2007

The EU celebrates its 50th anniversary

"Fifty years after the Treaty of Rome, the challenge we need to face up to simple: to find a new story, to tell the Europeans, ... » more

8.  Przekrój - Poland | 28/09/2006

The ailments of Eastern Europe

In an interview with Wawrzyniec Smoczynski, Bulgarian political scientist Ivan Krastev, director of the Centre for Liberal Strategies in Sofia, puts forward the hypothesis that ... » more

9.  Dziennik Gazeta Prawna - Poland | 09/08/2006

Ivan Krastev on Russia's oil nationalism

"The worst enemy of Russian democracy is neither the Kremlin nor the oligarchy – it's the high oil prices," writes Bulgarian political expert Ivan Krastev, ... » more


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